Obituaries

Mr. Kendrick DeShawn Bernard-Waldon

February 17, 2018

Kendrick DeShawn Bernard-Waldon, 41 native of Beaumont, TX passed away at MD Anderson Center in Houston, TX. He retired from Good Year Rubber Plant in Beaumont. Kendrick had been a resident of Austin, TX where he resided until he moved to Beaumont to

Mrs. Alice Mae Durisseau

February 17, 2018

Alice Mae Durisseau, 82 of Beaumont, TX passed away at her home on Monday, February 12, 2018. Memories are left to her husband, Clarence Durisseau; sons, Stephen Roberts and Clayton Durisseau; daughter, Marie Leonard; brother, Antoine Lawrence; 8

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Mr. Robert LaBeaux, Jr.

February 16, 2018

Robert LaBeaux, Jr. was born in Beaumont, TX on June 9, 1925 to the late Robert LaBeaux, Sr. and Louelva HayesLaBeaux. He was a member of Our Mother of Mercy Catholic Church.  On January 23, 1951, he married Annie Marie Bassett.  He also serv

Mr. Edgar 'Sonny' Perkins, Jr.

February 15, 2018

Edgar "Sonny" Perkins, Jr., 88 of Beaumont, TX passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at Harbor Hospice.   Sonny was retired from Gulf States Utilities Co. He was very active with the local NAACP chapter and Charlton Pollard Alumni

Mr. Perkins Brown, Jr.

February 10, 2018

Perkins Brown, Jr. husband, father, brother and friend passed away at the age of 86 years old, on February 2, 2018. Perkins will be forever remembered by his children, Linda Rawls (Jerry), Pastor Karen Wyatt (Pastor Lester), Yvonne Williams (Doria

Mrs. Evolla T. Newsome

February 7, 2018

Evolla T. Newsome, of the fruitful age of 97 went from her earthly labor to began her heavenly reward on Thursday, February 1, 2018 in Houston, TX at Willowbrook Residence & Rehab Center. She is survived by her son, Freddie Thomas; sister, Ber

Mr. Antonio Gutierrez

February 5, 2018

Rest in Peace Antonio Gutierrez.    Antonio was a great husband, father and grandfather who will be deeply missed.    Antonio passed away on February 3, 2018 at 78 years of age at his home in Beaumont, TX.    Antonio is survived by his wi

Mr. Don Carroll Rocio

February 3, 2018

Donald Carroll Rocio, affectionally known as “Don Carroll,” was born on February 15, 1961 to Adolph Rocio. Jr. and Willene Harris Rocio. He matriculated through Beaumont Public Schools and was a 1979 graduate of Beaumont Charlton-Pollard High Sch

Deacon John 'Coach' Payton

February 3, 2018

John Payton was born on January 21, 1935 in Livingston, Texas to the late Robert and Margaret Payton-Freeman. The oldest of four children, he graduated from Dunbar High School in 1952, where he excelled in four sports. He then went on to Prairie

Mr. Melvin Joseph Maxwell, Jr.

January 27, 2018

Melvin Joseph Maxwell Jr. was born on August 21, 1983 to Germain Jackson Eddie (Rodney Dewayne) and Melvin Joseph Maxwell, Sr. (Phyllis Hurd) In Houston, Texas. Melvin graduated from Central Medical Magnet High School in Beaumont, Texas. He gradua

Mrs. Ella Moore

January 22, 2018

Ella Moore, 87 of Beaumont, TX passed away at her home on Monday, January 15, 2018.   Memories are left to her sons, James Moore, Jr. (Lynette) and Randy D. Moore; daughters, Theresa Carolyn Levine, Jeanette Mouton, Delores Smith and Shelia Lani

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Mr. Felmer 'F. B.' Robinson, Jr.

January 20, 2018

Felmer "F. B." Robinson, Jr., 83 of Beaumont, TX passed away at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont on Friday, January 12, 2018.  F.B. proudly served his country in the U. S. Army attaining the rank as a sergeant before his honorable dis